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Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana - Grant Writer

July 28, 2022 7:53 AM | Anonymous

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES: Grant Writer and Administrator is responsible for researching, writing, submitting and managing successful grants, support materials, to generate operating revenue for the mission of the organization and to achieve strategic goals.

  • Research and identify new government, corporate, foundations and private funding prospects
  • Generate proposals, budget and supporting documents in response to solicitations
  • Generate revenues for organization’s programs and services through timely submission of well researched, well written and well documented grant/ fund-raising proposals
  • Maintains and implements funding calendar activities including cultivation activities
  • Writes reports to government, corporate, foundations and other funders. Reports include progress and final outcomes, client stories and photos
  • Acts as a liaison to all funding agencies or organizations. Captures client stories and photos for the organization and funders
  • If beneficial, maintains a liaison with various local, State, and federal agencies, coordinating projects with agencies as deemed necessary and appropriate
  • Provides information and/or make presentations to supervisors, boards, commissions, civic groups, businesses, individuals, and the general public on economic development issues, programs, services, and plans
  • Manages grants for completion of outcomes by deadline and submits end of grant report
  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Monday to Friday
  • What is the largest amount of a grant that you have written and was funded?
  • Do you have a history of submitting final grant reports?
  • Bachelor's (Required)
  • grant writing: 3 years (Required)

Grant Writer and Administrator

Qualifications:

Candidate for the Grant Writer and Administrator position will posses a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in an appropriate field of learning conducive to working in a non-profit environment with 5 years’ work experience in grant writing or otherwise unrelated bachelor’s degree and 5+ years working in fund raising/development.

As a representative of the Food Bank, candidate must conduct self professionally and ethically at all times, holding forth the best interest of the Food Bank of NW Louisiana, its staff members, Board of Directors and our mission.

Candidate must have a proven track record of successful grant writing and reporting.

Must be computer proficient with general typing skills, experience with Microsoft Office products, publishing software, mass mailing techniques and procedures, email and internet operations.

Must have a valid driver’s license and be insurable by our company policy without significant problems in driving history during last 5 years.

The Grant Writer and Administrator position involves a high degree of responsibility. Prior to employment the individual in this position must agree to substantial background and reference verification, including legal and work-related history.

Writing skills: Excellent writing capabilities, able to develop clear and concise communications; grant writing experience preferred.

Scheduling: Ability to schedule work for timely completion using Outlook or similar program.

Research: Ability to research using internet and various methods to find grants, or information pertinent to outreach.

Computer Skills: Individual will be proficient in Microsoft Software, create spreadsheets in Excel; PowerPoint presentations; and Word documents.is position involves a high degree of responsibility. Prior to employment the individual in this position must agree to substantial background and reference verification, including legal and work-related history.

Writing skills: Excellent writing capabilities, able to develop clear and concise communications; grant writing experience preferred.

Scheduling: Ability to schedule work for timely completion using Outlook or similar program.

Research: Ability to research using internet and various methods to find grants, or information pertinent to outreach.

Computer Skills: Individual will be proficient in Microsoft Software, create spreadsheets in Excel; PowerPoint presentations; and Word documents.

To apply, please submit your Resume, cover letter with your salary requirements and sample of a grant or writing.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

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